Origin of immodest
Related formsim·mod·est·ly, adverbim·mod·es·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for immodestly
All I know is that those “immodestly dressed” females should be put out of sight in one way or another lest bad things happen.Judith Regan: Todd Akin and Republican Men’s World of Unicorns, True Love—and No Rape|Judith Regan|August 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This week, Apple introduced what it immodestly described as, “without a doubt, the very best computer we have ever built.”5 Reasons I Hate My New MacBook Pro: A Geek’s Critique|Jason Stewart|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It could not be the practice of European women to bare themselves so immodestly before men.The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne|William J. Locke
You who were present saw how impudently she made eyes at all the young and how immodestly she flaunted her charms.The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura|Lucius Apuleius
We should say it is immodestly painted; the picture and not the subject, obtrudes.
Immodest, however, is the night-watchman; immodestly he carrieth his horn.Thus Spake Zarathustra|Friedrich Nietzsche
There are some shapely limbs generously and immodestly shown in connection with this invitation.